Faculty book reviewed by New York Times


Faculty book reviewed by The New York Times

Buffalo, New York – December 9, 2013 – The New York Times reviewed a book co-edited by Marta Werner, PhD, professor of English in the Department of Liberal Arts.

Werner's book, "The Gorgeous Nothings" (2013, Christine Burgin/New Directions, in association with Granary Books), edited by Marta Werner and Jen Bervin, is the first full-color facsimile edition of Emily Dickinson’s manuscripts. The book presents Dickinson's experimental late work exactly as she wrote it on scraps of envelopes.

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/06/books/the-gorgeous-nothings-shows-dickinsons-envelope-poems.html?smid=pl-share

Werner is nationally recognized for her work on the writings of Dickinson. She is a board member of the Emily Dickinson Archive (EDA) and the creator of Radical Scatters, a 1999 digital project based on Dickinson’s fragments from after 1875 called “scraps.”

More Information:

http://ndbooks.com/book/the-gorgeous-nothings

 


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